How to Keep Your Attic Snake Free

How to Keep Your Attic Snake Free

The last thing any homeowner wants is a snake in their attic. Unfortunately, snakes are great at slithering their way up and into small spaces when...
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Smartphone Apps That Come in Handy During Power Outages

Smartphone Apps That Come in Handy During Power Outages

Installing Critter Guard's Pole Guard and Line Guard products is one of the best investments that homeowners and utility companies can make to prev...
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Prepare Your Home for Winter Power Outages

Prepare Your Home for Winter Power Outages

Are you prepared to weather a winter power outage? Whether they’re caused by ice-sheathed power lines, powerful blizzards, or critter damage, winte...
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generator when power loss

Is a Generator Worth the Cost?

If your area experiences frequent power outages, you may be trying to decide if a generator would be beneficial for your home. If you’re thinking a...
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candles lit during power outage

4 Power Outage Safety Tips

As most power outages occur with little to no warning, it’s important to make sure you’re prepared at all times. A power outage can be caused by bo...
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candlelight during power outage

Is Your Business Prepared for a Power Outage?

Every year, thousands of businesses experience power outages. According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, 70% of businesses will experien...
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utility worker repairing power line

Improving the Safety of Utility Workers

Repairing damaged power lines can be a dangerous job. Although the repairs utility workers make are essential, many types of damage are preventable...
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illuminated flash light during power outage

Best Ways to Ensure Power Outage Safety

Power outages can be quite the inconvenience, especially when they strike at unexpected times. While there are many causes of power outages, the tw...
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downed power lines on street causing safety hazard

7 Electrical Safety Tips for Downed or Low-Hanging Power Lines

Power lines carry a substantial load of electric current—from generating plants to substations and eventually to residential homes and business pre...
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candle lit in home to provide light during power outage

Power Outage Safety Tips for Homeowners

As a homeowner, you should be well-acquainted with the need for preventive maintenance to keep your home functional and safe. While preventive main...
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power generator providing electricity

Safety Tips to Remember When Using a Power Generator

For those who live in more rural areas, you probably have your fair share of problems that aren't too common in a city. One such problem being less...
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electrical substation

What to Do with Substation Fires

Substation fires can be among the most intimidating destructive forces, and there are a number of ways they can get started, depending on the equip...
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